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  • Date Friday, April 1, 2016
  • Time 6:30 pm
  • Venue Carpenter Theatre
  • Conductor Steven Smith
  • LAURA SCHWENDINGER Waking Dream, for Flute and Orchestra
    Mary Boodell, Flute
  • BRAHMS Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Opus 73
  • Series Dominion Casual Fridays
  • Sponsor Series Sponsor: Dominion Resources
    Exclusive Restaurant Partner: Vagabond
    Media Sponsor: Boomer Magazine

Sit back, relax, and join the Richmond Symphony to explore the world of classical music with our new Dominion Casual Fridays series. These 60 minute concerts start at 6:30 and showcase great works from the classical repertoire. Your host and conductor will provide a deeper look into the evening’s work. After the performance, audience members will be invited to join the Richmond Symphony for a post-concert happy-hour at Vagabond. Concerts will be held in the Carpenter Theatre.

Program Notes

Learn more about composer Laura Schwendinger Music Alive: New Partnerships Composer-in-Residence

The Residency of Laura Schwendinger is made possible through Music Alive: New Partnerships, a residency program of New Music USA and the League of American Orchestras. This national program is designed to establish new relationships between composers and orchestras, and to help orchestras present new music to the public and build support for new music within their institutions. Leadership funding for Music Alive is provided by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, with additional support from The Aaron Copland Fund for Music and The ASCAP Foundation Bart Howard Fund.